Job Creation

Direct and indirect jobs created by Ambatovy represent a major, sustainable stimulus to the local economy.


Job creation highlights:

  • Employment during Construction: more than 18,500 direct jobs;

  • Now operational: approximately 8,000 workers (3,000 employees and 5,000 contracted workers); 90% of employees are Malagasy citizens;

  • Creation of jobs for women;

  • Thousands of indirect and induced jobs created across multiple sectors including agriculture, construction, communication, cleaning services, catering services, and transportation.

  • Ambatovy aims to be a learning organization and provides skills training that uses best practices to maximize employment opportunities for the people of Madagascar.

For more about job creation at Ambatovy, see Ambatovy Local Business Initiative.